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Financial Economist Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$144,271 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Financial Economist is $144,271 a year and $69 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Financial Economist is between $99,950 and $179,646. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Financial Economist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, designs, and researches to aid in interpretation of economic relationships and in solution of problems arising from production and distribution of goods and services.
  • Studies how society distributes scarce resources such as land, labor, raw materials, and machinery to produce goods and services.
  • Plans and conducts research, collects and analyzes data, monitors economic trends, and develops economic forecasts.
  • Utilizes mathematical models to help forecast answers to economic questions.
  • Studies economic and statistical data in area of specialization.
Financial Economist Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Economists

Job family population: 19,550

Estimated population of Financial Economist jobs: 4,047

Rate of error: 4.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Financial Economist Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Director Of Financial Planning
May 29
Northwest Center
Bachelor's Degree in finance, economics, or related discipline.MBA, CFA, CPA, or CMA is preferred. About Northwest Center:When people of all abilities learn and work together, everyone benefits. The ...
Sr. Finance Manager - Server Supply Chain Analytics
May 18
Redmond, WA, USA
Drive and provide financial support in monthly, quarterly and annual business reviews within finance and with business partners Qualifications * Bachelor's degree in business, finance, economics ...
Senior Director, Transfer Pricing - Bellevue
Jun 13
Bellevue, Washington, USA
Egencia LLC
Perform financial / economic analyses and building financial valuation models * Draft and review intercompany agreements * Directly manage transfer pricing team members * Draft and delivering ...
Senior Credit Analyst
Jun 10
Pugh Capital Management, Inc.
... finance, economics or accounting required · CFA and/or MBA is preferred
Apr 26
Seattle, WA, USA
Ameri-Force West
QUALIFICATIONS / KNOWLEDGE / EXPERIENCE: * BS or BA degree in Business related field, Industrial Engineering, Finance, * Economics, Statistics required with two (2) years' relative experience in a ...
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